Home » Browse » 50% Off » ARROWSMITH, John. - Eastern Frontier of the Colony of the CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, (and part of Kafirland) from Algoa Bay to the Great Kei River.
return to previous page

ARROWSMITH, John.

Eastern Frontier of the Colony of the CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, (and part of Kafirland) from Algoa Bay to the Great Kei River.

Published: London. 1847 Arrowsmith edition, Arrowsmith edition.

Stock code: 52350

Price: £185

Free shipping for UK customers.

This item is on show at 100 Fulham Road (map)

“A fine detailed map showing roads, springs, farms, river crossings, locations of native tribes etc. Covers an area from Uitenhage and Port Elizabeth to Great Kei River showing the divisions of Albany, Victoria, British Kaffraria and parts of Somerset, Craddock and Uitenhage. With inset map, bottom right of Southern Africa” (Tooley, Guide to Maps of the African Continent, p. 20.) The copy that Tooley describes is dated 1848. This is the earlier 1847 edition.

Steel engraving. Later colour. Excellent condition. Closed tears on upper margin, not affecting image. Size: 61 x 49 cm. (24 x 19 inches).

Don't understand our descriptions? Try reading our Glossary